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An Indiana win will seal nomination
- May 05, 2016

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump filled the arena Sunday at Memorial Coliseum and gave his supporters what they wanted: tough talk on trade, the border, his rivals and the "rigged" Republican primary process. Trump scored convincing wins in the last six state nominating contests, in his home state of NY and five nearby states in the northeastern U.S. He can not clinch the nomination with a win in IN, but it would push him closer to securing it, with just nine states yet to vote ... (more...)
SKorea worries about its citizens overseas after North threat
- May 03, 2016

North Korea's last party congress was in 1980, before Kimwas born. The congress is set to begin May 6. That's all the more important because the enigmatic young leader, still in his early 30s, has yet to travel overseas or meet any other heads of state. (more...)
Man wearing panda onesie shot by police after bomb threat Man wearing panda onesie shot by police after bomb threat
- May 02, 2016

The landscape that was increasingly weird unfolded when the guy walked into the foyer of Fox affiliate WBFF , knowns on Baltimore's TV Hill, only blocks from CBS Baltimore and NBC affiliate WBAL TV, as Fox45. Joural Apostolides told WBFF that he talked to the intruder for about 45 minutes Thursday. The 25-year-old was wearing a hedgehog costume and a surgical mask at the time of the attack. (more...)
President Obama celebrates jazz at the White House President Obama celebrates jazz at the White House
- May 01, 2016

State Department and White House websites, Dujarric said at a daily news briefing here. Wilmore, who is black, was already previewing his material. Janney, whose character served as press secretary to fictional president Jed Bartlett in the televised drama, peppered her remarks with inside jokes from the show as she beat White House press secretary Josh Earnest to the briefing. (more...)
Sales of Prince songs, albums spike after superstar's death Sales of Prince songs, albums spike after superstar's death
- April 26, 2016

For a guy who spent half his career getting screwed out of money, and the other half making sure that he wasn't, Prince (and his estate) might finally have the system beat. They traded the top spot on the Billboard charts and the Pazz and Jop poll back and forth over the course of the decade, occupying an entirely different level of songcraft and guitar prowess. (more...)
Autopsy on Prince scheduled for Friday Autopsy on Prince scheduled for Friday
- April 25, 2016

Prince's body had no immediate signs of trauma when it was found at his home Thursday, but it could take weeks to determine his cause of death while toxicology tests are pending, officials said Friday. TMZ reported late Thursday that sources said Prince was treated for an overdose. Purple Rain tells the story of a young musician, "The Kid" ( Prince ), and his rise to stardom through the clubs in Minneapolis . (more...)